David Gilmour - Quotes

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I mean, I have moments of huge frustration because of my inability to express myself linguistically as clearly as I would like to.

I mean, I have moments of huge frustration because of my inability to express myself linguistically as clearly as I would like to.

I don't even think whether I play the blues or not, I just play whatever feels right at the moment. I also will use any gadget or device that I find that helps me achieve the sort of sound on the guitar that I want to get. ---->>>

Everything in moderation - that's what I live by. ---->>>

I don't like to get too specific about lyrics. It places limitations on them, and spoils the listeners' interpretation. ---->>>

It's a very tempting thing to try and relive your glory days when you get a little older and you worry that people have forgotten all about you. ---->>>

I've never had any religion. I'd prefer it if I did, really. Even as a boy I just couldn't make myself believe. ---->>>

I am a lover of all sorts of different music. I love blues and every piece of music that I have listened to has become an influence. ---->>>

If people would like to come to my concerts I'd love them to come. And if they like the music that I make, I love that too. But I do not make music for other people. I make it to please myself. ---->>>

No-one can replace Richard Wright - he was my musical partner and my friend. ---->>>

Usually, in the studio, on this sort of thing... you just go out and have a play over it, and see what comes, and it's usually - mostly - the first take that's the best one, and you find yourself repeating yourself thereafter. ---->>>

I don't have a very disciplined approach to practicing or anything, but I do tend to have a guitar around most of the time, which I strum on most of the day. ---->>>

The expectation on me as a solo artist is very different to the audience's expectation of a Pink Floyd show. ---->>>

I actually learned the guitar with the help of a Pete Seeger instructional record when I was 13 or 14. ---->>>

I don't want to be a full-time member of Pink Floyd all my life. ---->>>

I just play intuitively and work the same way in the studio. I don't have any magical effects or anything that helps me to get my particular sound. ---->>>

Well, I am David Gilmour, the voice and guitar of Pink Floyd. I have been since I was 21. ---->>>

I think I could walk into any music shop anywhere and with a guitar off the rack, a couple of basic pedals and an amp I could sound just like me. There's no devices, customized or otherwise, that give me my sound. ---->>>

Yes, there's a lot of the blues in my playing. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: British
Born: 03-06, 1946
Birthplace: in London, Ontario, Canada
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Occupation: Musician

David Jon Gilmour, CBE (born 6 March 1946) is an English singer, songwriter, composer, multi-instrumentalist, and record producer. He joined the progressive rock band Pink Floyd as guitarist and co-lead vocalist in 1968, effectively as a replacement for founder Syd Barrett, who left the band shortly afterwards (wikipedia)